John Fokes Sr is said to have been born in AL about 1801. He married, about 1818 in FL, Abagail McLennan, a daughter of John McLennan and Catherine McKinnon.
Father of Mary Elizabeth, John Jr, Daniel, Charles Neal, Catherine and Permelia Ann Fokes.
John applied for and received a Spanish Land Grant in TX. It is said that John died while migrating with his family from FL to TX. It is not known where he is buried. His family continued on to TX and his wife, Abagail received the Spanish Land Grant in Nov 1835 located in Milam Co., TX.
♥ Paternal 3rd Great Grandfather ♥
Abagail McLennan Fokes (1787 - 1865)*
Mary Elizabeth Fokes Locklin (1819 - 1902)*
John L Fokes (1820 - 1860)*
Charles Neal Fokes (1828 - 1864)*
Catherine Fokes Anderson (1830 - 1912)*
Permelia Ann Fokes Guthrie (1832 - 1922)*
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Jan 25, 2008
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